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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Lausavísur from Guðmundar saga biskups A — Anon (GBpA)IV

Anonymous Lausavísur

Lausavísur from Guðmundar saga biskups A — 

Not published: do not cite (Anon (GBpA)IV)


Gerðu geir-hríð harða
Gunnar setrs á vetri
hríðar sól á Hólum
hjaldrþungir bǫglungar,
þás vígfimir vôgu
"valdeirs" at Þorgeiri,
Tumi var feldr til foldar
frændstórr með Bergþóri.
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Sóttu heim við hættu
hjálmrunnar styrkunnir,
snjallr segik Freyr at felli
fránbóls, Tuma at Hólum;
inn gekk Árón manna
einna fremstr í skemmu,
hann vann hildar mána
hjaldrskóð roðin blóði.
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Sturla fekk, þás stukku,
stálhríð, búendr fríðir,
harðr bjó hálsa byrðar
hjǫr-Freyr, í Grímseyju.
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